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Wollumbin : the creation and early habitation of the Tweed, Brunswick and Richmond Rivers of N.S.W. / by N.C. Keats
Bib ID 1797631
Format BookBook
Author
Keats, N. C. (Norman Charles), 1910-
 
Description Point Clare, N.S.W. : N. Keats, [1990?] 
xxii, 573 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 0731696611
Summary

Early habitation of the Richmond River and Tweed Valley River system; Chapter 2 - Bundjalung dialects and their regions; Nganduwal, Galibal, Birihn/Birihnbal, Bandjalang, Wiyabal, Nyangbal, Minyanbal; dietary patterns; food gathering; family care; hunting; sacred sites; Bora rings; dwellings; marriages; corroborees; violent conflict; massacres; initial contact.

Notes

Available from Mr N Keats, 136 Brisbane Water Dr, Point Clare NSW 2250.

Includes index and bibliographies.

Subjects Sites - Sacred sites.  |  Sites - Ceremonial grounds.  |  Minjungbal / Minyangbal people (E18) (NSW SH56-03)  |  Birihn language (E12) (NSW SH56-06)  |  Health status - Nutritional value of foods.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Marriage.  |  Hunting.  |  Nganduwal language (E17) (NSW SH 56-03)  |  Family.  |  Bundjalung / Banjalang people (E12) (NSW SH56-02)  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial grounds.  |  Widjabal / Wiyabal people (E16) (NSW SH56-03)  |  Housing - Shelters.  |  Galibal people (E15) (NSW SH56-03)  |  Nyangbal language (E16) (NSW SH56-03)  |  Gathering.  |  Tweed River Region (N.S.W.) -- History.  |  Brunswick River Region (N.S.W.) -- History.  |  Richmond River Region (N.S.W.) -- History.  |  Tweed River Region (N.S.W.) -- Historical geography.  |  Brunswick River Region (N.S.W.) -- Historical geography.  |  Richmond River Region (N.S.W.) -- Historical geography.  |  Richmond River (NSW N Coast SH56-03, SH56-02)  |  Brunswick (Melbourne Vic SJ55-05)  |  Tweed River (NSW N Coast SH56-03)

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